Principal Cloud Architect (Networking & Security) - Worldwide

15 days ago


Full Time
Qarik OverviewCo-Founded by Google Cloud Engineering leaders and backed by Peak 6 Investments, Qarik (pronounced “KAR-ik,” meaning “rock” in Gaelic) is an IT Solutions company with a focus on Google Cloud Platform (GCP) strategy and implementation. We’re growing and continue to attract brand-name (F1000) clients.We strive to work “with” our clients. We embrace agile instead of deliverables and milestones - establish a vision, create a theme-based roadmap, and execute. We work in the trenches with our clients to learn from each other's experiences and capabilities. Unlike the traditional IT Solutions model, where consultants can remain long beyond project completion, we enter our engagements with the end in mind. Core to our ethos is the ability to solve complex problems and teach clients to do the same.In this role, you'll be joining our growing Security practice. This team works with companies of all sizes from startups to Fortune 100. You will help customers build a cloud native infrastructure on Google Cloud, work with them to understand their requirements, suggest new ideas and features to the team to further improve their architecture, cloud native networking and security, and design new environments with a passion for quality.


  • organizational structures in cloud environments
  • IAM policies aligned with the organization
  • Cloud native networking
  • Cloud native security and integrations with the existing security toolset

Experience in one or more of the following:

  • GCP certifications (ideally Cloud Architect, Cloud Network Engineer and/or Cloud Security Engineer)
  • Knowledge of automation tools (Terraform, Google Deployment Manager, Ansible, Chef, Puppet, …)
  • Knowledge of network security tools (Palo Alto Networks, Juniper, CheckPoint, ZScaler, …)
  • Knowledge of cloud security tools (Wiz, Prisma Cloud, Laceworks, …)
Qarik offers a competitive and comprehensive employee compensation and benefits package. Qarik is an Equal Opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. For further information, please contact us at

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